Tekle O. Wanorie

Tekle O. Wanorie

Northwest Missouri State University
Education Background
The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama  Ph. D in Production/Operations Management 2003  M. A. in Production/Operations Management 2000
Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan  Master of Business Administration 1988
Southeast Asian Union College, Singapore  Bachelor of Business Administration 1985

Teaching Background 
Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, Missouri  Associate Professor, Department of Business 2004 – Present
Adama Science and Technlogy University, Adama, Ethiopia  Visiting Professor, Department of Business May, 2015
Southern Adventist University, Collegedale, Tennessee  Associate Professor, School of Business 2002 – 2004
Stillman College, Tuscaloosa, Alabama  Adjunct Professor, School of Business 2001 – 2002
The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama  Graduate Teaching Assistant, College of Business 1997 -2002
Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan  Instructor, School of Business 1996 -1997
Solusi University  Senior Lecturer, College of Business 1989 - 1996

Research Field
Quality improvement, inventory management, effects of auto recalls on company reputation, share price, model loyalty, and profitability, effects of currency exchange rate fluctuations on inventory models, effective supply chain management techniques, precautionary purchase of inventory as the result of anticipated changes in prices, inventory control and supply chain management for emerging economies, manufacturing innovation and e-business with particular emphasis to the developing world, customer service in emerging economies, customer relations management, and a critical examination of exchange and other financial models.